Jewish Genealogy Society of Toronto Oct 21, 2015 Meeting -Using Yizkor Books #general


Valerie Fox
 

JGS Toronto presents:

Topic: Using Yizkor Books to Enhance your Family History

Date: Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Place: Temple Sinai
210 Wilson Avenue, Toronto

Time: 8:00 p.m. (doors open at 7:30 p.m.)

Speaker: Myrna Nueringer Levy, a member of JGS Toronto, will give an
overview of what Yizkor Books are and where to find them. She will
demonstrate how using the Yizkor book about Borszczow, the
Galician shtetl where her father was born, expanded her understanding of the
life he and his parents had led there. Her illustrations will be taken >from
photographs her grandfather took on a return
visit to Borszczow in 1933. This material is in Myrna's new book, Shattered
Stones, Scattered Seeds: The Story of a Shtetl and a Family Who Lived There.

She has three published books for children as well as a family memoir.

Cost: Free to Members, suggested $5.00 for non members

For further information: info@jgstoronto.ca or www.jgstoronto.ca or
telephone 647-247-6414

Hope to see you there.

Valerie Miller Fox
Publicity and Mentoring Coordinator

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